Standard BSW requirements

Entry to the BSW program is in third year. Requirements for first and second years are available in the UVic calendar. For information on transfer credit, please see Transfer credit page on the Office of the Registrar's website and the UVic calendar information regarding applicants for transfer.

It is your responsibility to plan your BSW program to ensure that you will fulfill the University's and the School's degree completion requirements.

  1. Social Work (SOCW) 200A & 200B or equivalent
  2. UVic's Academic Writing Requirement
  3. Course requirements specific to Standard BSW – See standard BSW course requirements and course planning
  4. UVic’s minimum degree requirements for graduation

NOTE: Students applying to the distance education program option must participate in mandatory, real-time/synchronous class sessions as part of SOCW 312A or may be required to attend an on-campus face-to-face component of SOCW 312A depending on COVID19. Further details of this course delivery format will be provided to incoming students in 2023.

Learn more about admission to the BSW program.